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“The best bbq ever”
Review of Melvin's Barbecue

Melvin's Barbecue
Ranked #205 of 910 Restaurants in Charleston
Certificate of Excellence
Cuisines: American, Barbecue
Neighborhood: James Island
Restaurant details
Neighborhood: James Island
Chicago, Illinois
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14 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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“The best bbq ever”
Reviewed October 12, 2012

Wow what a great meal. A must stop for anyone who is serious about barbeque. Definately something to do when visiting Charleston. Not very fancy at all but better than the high priced places recommended by the concierge.

  • Visited October 2012
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BONAIRE, Georgia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
“Not impressed ;(”
Reviewed September 23, 2012

We went there at the recommendation of Emeril Lagasse. He said it was the best burger he ever ate. Well, he must never have eaten at 5 Guys! It was just OK. I make better burgers at home. And the onion ring was disgusting. So much dough, yuck.. Very disappointing.

  • Visited September 2012
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Thank msmina_8
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
“Great Place”
Reviewed September 17, 2012

This place is great to sit enjoy the Pulled Pork Sandwich. We love the sauces they have to put on them. The food is delicious. We always get the pulled pork whenever we are in the area.

Visited September 2012
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Thank Kathy1480
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Sherwood, Arkansas
2 reviews
“WOO PIG SOOIE!”
Reviewed July 20, 2012

If you ever find yourself in Charleston, SC, the Wingfield family would highly recommend that you find this little piece of HOG heaven and Woo Pig Sooie your way there. You will not be disappointed!

For a full review of our dining experience, please read my blog post:
http://theculinarynovelist.wordpress.com/2012/07/09/succulent-sooie-in-sc-8/

  • Visited July 2012
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Thank bawingfield
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Charleston, SC
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21 reviews
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“Fantastic BBQ!”
Reviewed June 5, 2012

Melvins offers a wide variety of good southern cooking, HUGE portions at a great price!

  • Visited May 2012
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Thank Katieleigh2010
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